The annual Secret Garden Tour is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 9-10 and includes six gardens scattered throughout the Tri-Cities. The event is a fundraiser for the Academy of Children's Theatre.
Several of the gardens showcase koi ponds and other water features. One is an acre of mainly perennials while another is a shady oasis.
Tickets are $12 and available at Heritage Nursery and Garden Center, 2816 W. 27th Ave., Kennewick, or the ACT office at 213 Wellsian Way, Richland.